Associations of menopausal vasomotor symptoms with fracture incidence.

Publication Type:

Journal Article


The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism, Volume 100, Issue 2, p.524-34 (2015)


Aged, Bone Density, Comorbidity, Female, Hip Fractures, Hot Flashes, Humans, Incidence, Menopause, Middle Aged, Prospective Studies, Spinal Fractures, Sweating, United States, Vasomotor System


Vasomotor symptoms (VMS) are common. Whether VMS are associated with fracture incidence or bone mineral density (BMD) levels is unknown.